Grand Jury Returns Two Indictments
Madison, Wisconsin -- A federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison, returned the following indictments today. You are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
FORT ATKINSON MAN CHARGED WITH
ASSAULTING VA EMPLOYEE
James Bowers, 63, Fort Atkinson, Wis., is charged with assaulting an employee of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The indictment alleges that on September 6, 2012, he assaulted a nursing assistant who was engaged in the performance of official duties.
If convicted, Bowers faces a maximum penalty of eight years in federal prison. The charge against him is the result of an investigation by VA Police Services in Madison. The prosecution of this case has been assigned to Assistant U.S. Attorney Kevin F. Burke.
SAUK CITY WOMAN CHARGED WITH
ATTEMPTING TO POSSESS OXYCONTIN
Jessica Frosch, 35, Sauk City, Wis., is charged with attempting to possess Oxycontin. The indictment alleges that she attempted to possess the drug on September 30, 2012.
If convicted, Frosch faces a maximum penalty of one year in federal prison. The charge against her is the result of an investigation by VA Police Services in Madison. The prosecution of this case has been assigned to Assistant U.S. Attorney Kevin F. Burke.